It’s a scary statistic, but apartment managers should be aware: More than 1 in 10 property crimes occur in parking lots or garages. Parking lots are easy targets for criminals because they can break into a large number of cars in a short amount of time. The darker the parking lot the better for thieves and they will be looking to see if there are any signs posted saying there are security cameras. Read More
Now that summer is over, college students and their parents are preparing for another school year away from home. The lists of supplies seem to get longer every year, but there’s one thing that stays constant in a parent’s mind. According to a Gallup poll taken in 2018, 35% of parents fear their child’s safety at school, actually up from 24% in 2017. College-aged parents aren’t the only ones thinking about safety, more students and parents at all grade levels are worried this year.
The stress of safety at school shouldn’t be a distraction in the classroom or interfere with education. Fortunately, there are ways and actions school administrators can take to provide a real sense of security around schools and campuses. With a smart outdoor video security system in place, it’s actually possible to stop crime or danger before it happens. Here are three reasons why upgrading to the latest technology or adding a smart, custom security system improves school safety: Read More